Porsche recalls around 14,500 Cayenne cars in Russia – regulator

A man walks past various new Porsche models on a dealer's lot in Silver Spring, Maryland, U.S. June 1, 2016. REUTERS/Gary Cameron

Porsche AG, the sportscar unit of Volkswagen, will recall 14,494 Cayenne sports utility vehicles in Russia to fix a potentially faulty component on the brake system, Russian standards agency Rosstandart said on Thursday.

The recall applies to cars sold between Jan. 15, 2010, and Jan. 11, 2016, Rosstandart said on its website.

Porsche said in March it was recalling 409,477 Cayenne models worldwide from model years 2011 to 2016 to workshop for a precautionary check.